Machteld Verhelst

List of John Benjamins publications for which Machteld Verhelst plays a role.


Task-Based Language Teaching

Edited by Kris Van den Branden and Machteld Verhelst

Special issue of ITL - International Journal of Applied Linguistics 152 (2006) ca. 160 pp.
Subjects Applied linguistics | Language acquisition | Language policy | Language teaching | Multilingualism


Verhelst, Machteld, Koen Jaspaert and Kris Van den Branden 2012 The Impact Of Input On Early Second Language Vocabulary AcquisitionITL - International Journal of Applied Linguistics 163, pp. 21–42 | Article
This study investigated the effect of two meaning-oriented communicative tasks on L2 learners’ consolidation of new vocabulary met in a reading text on a familiar topic, building on the premises underlying the Dreyfus and Tsamir (2004) ‘Recognising, Building-with, and Constructing’ (RBC) model.… read more
Van den Branden, Kris and Machteld Verhelst 2006 Preface: Task-Based Language Teaching: Forms and FunctionsTask-Based Language Teaching, Van den Branden, Kris and Machteld Verhelst (eds.), pp. 1–6 | Article